Torrejonia sirokyi Szalay 1973 (primate)

Mammalia - Primates - Palaechthonidae

Alternative combination: Plesiolestes sirokyi

Full reference: F. S. Szalay. 1973. New Paleocene Primates and a diagnosis of the new suborder Paromomyiformes. Folia Primatologica 19:73-87

Belongs to Torrejonia according to G. F. Gunnell 1989

See also Szalay 1973

Sister taxa: Plesiolestes nacimienti, Plesiolestes problematicus, Torrejonia wilsoni

Type specimen: AMNH No. 92135, a mandible (right mandible fragment with M2-3). Its type locality is Saddle, which is in a Tiffanian terrestrial horizon in Wyoming.

Ecology: arboreal insectivore-omnivore


• Paleocene of Canada (2: Alberta collections), United States (6: Wyoming)

Total: 8 collections each including a single occurrence

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